Re: suspecious ide hdparm results with 2.4.1 (and a minor capacity question)

From: CaT (
Date: Wed Feb 07 2001 - 17:37:46 EST

On Wed, Feb 07, 2001 at 06:44:34PM +0100, wrote:
> > It's currently in LBA mode (I believe) and that, to my knowledge,
> > wastes the most space.
> There are two entirely different things both called LBA.
> Neither of them wastes any space.

You sure? I admit to not having much knowledge of this but BIOS always
reports different sized for LBA, NORMAL and LARGE. This is what I'm
referring to.

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